Shift work sleep disorder is one of the common sleep disorder mostly seen in people working under night shifts. As their regular body biological clock changes due to their modifying working hours and sleep timings that in turn leads to insomnia and excessive sleepiness. This can affect the personâs daily working functions due to sleepiness. Journal of Sleep Disorders & therapy contains sleep disordered articles some of them focus on shift work disorders as one among the prominent diseases, mainly seen in teenagers. Shift work sleep disorder articles in the journal relate the content towards the affected peoples lifestyle, treatment procedures, new statergies for adequate control of this disease and controlling measures like taking regular naps in between your work schedule in order to improve the concentration in shifts, maintaining peaceful, dark environment at sleeping time. Shift work schedule for prolonged periods are not harmful but in future prospective it may leads to heart and gastrointestinal diseases. There are many journals accepting papers that cover shift work sleep disorders, one among them is the journal of sleep disorders & therapy. Accepted papers in the journal symbolize the best research practices in the sleep research.
Last date updated on June, 2014